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Taurus 1911 Officer vs Dan Wesson Specialist Commander

Taurus 1911 Officer

SAO Compact Pistol Chambered in 45 ACP

Dan Wesson Specialist Commander

SAO Full-Sized Pistol Chambered in 45 ACP


  Length L Height H Width W Weight W
1911 Officer 7.2 in 5.1 in 1.5 in 35 oz
Specialist Commander 8 in 6 in 1.45 in 40 oz


  Barrel BBL Trigger Website
1911 Officer 3.5 in SAO taurususa.com
Specialist Commander 4.25 in SAO danwessonfirearms.com


  45 ACP 45 ACP
1911 Officer 6 (+1) 6 (+1)
Specialist Commander 8 (+1) 8 (+1)

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